Cords and Crystals Kits on ETSY
The Knitting and Stitching Show is coming to Edinburgh for the second year at the end of April. It is a fantastic event, so if you have never been, do come along as there is so much to see and do. As well as the usual sales stalls there are fascinating things to see including the Textile Galleries, Craft […]
Working with some tiny Swarovski bicones to make these little bracelets perfect for stacking. Round crystals make practical fastenings – what colours would you put together? I’ve just added these to my new ETSY shop – is it too early to say they’re perfect for a Christmas gift?
The new moon shaped hot fix Swarovski crystals work fantastically well with textile necklaces – crochet strips of cotton organdie to create the moon shape. Use a hot fix tool from www.I-beads.co.uk to fix the crystals. I used the large flat ended fitment for the moons. http://www.i-beads.co.uk/swarovski-flatbacks-hotfix-hotfix-applicator-plug-hfpt2-p-5866.html
For those who like crochet, this is a stunning design that is easy to make using simple shaping and basic double and treble stitches. The crochet bib is embellished with the new rose gold square fancy stone as well as new light silk and amethyst square mini-beads.